2 May 2018 Vueling, pilot strike this week, tomorrow 3 April, 2018 Vueling has notice up of cancelled flights from and to Seville Barcelona, Bilboa. Expect more strike dates Vueling Strikes
Old strikes from 2017
Seville Airport - San Pablo Airport Strike
Seville airport security strike, starting Wednesday, 6 September, 2017
Hours of strike action 11:00am - 1pm and again 4pm - 6pm. You know the routine for departures get to Seville airport earlier than usual. Perhaps 3 - 4 hrs early. Tideous yes, but you don't want to miss your flight. Your airline might send you notice, your flight could be delayed, cancelled or brought forward. Call them.
14 July 2017 Strike today by air traffic control union members CCOO yesterday. Strike only lasted one hour 11am to noon. No flights effected.
Issue not resolved and will only get worse.
Strikes effecting Seville airport in 2016
14 September 2016 Are you flying to France to and from Seville? French air traffic control strike this week follow along with us
14 September 2016 Seville airport firemen have plans to walkout this Friday 16 September, 2016. If they do airport will be closed. Time/times?
Seville Airport hub for Ryanair and Vueling.
Call your airline
Spanish Baggage Handlers Strike
Spanish air traffic controllers will strike.
Update:-8 July 2015 80% of flights by law must leave during these strike hours.
Update:-7 July 2015 Meeting to take place tomorrow (Wednesday) decision to be made over minimum service. At the moment 80% of controllers must attend work.
29 June 2015 New Spanish air traffic control dates are in. Local times.
Saturday 11 July 2015 10am - 1pm
Sunday 12 July 2015 5pm - 8pm
Saturday 25 July 2015 10am - 1pm
Sunday 26 July 2015 5pm - 8pm
28 June 2015 3,500 workers who work for Globalia who own Groundforce baggage handling company will strike starting from July 4, 2015.
Passengers flying on these airlines will be effected:-Aeroflot, Aerolineas Argentinias, Aeromexico, Etihad Airways, Korean Air, Saudia, Air France - KLM, Alitalia, Lot, and Lufthansa.
These airports will be effected. Hopefully it’s not yours.
All local times
Barcelona El Prat:-Every Friday 8am - 10am and 7pm - 9pm
Bilbao:- Every Monday 11am - 1pm and 5pm - 7pm
Madrid:-Every Sunday Noon- 2pm and 8pm - 10pm
Seville:- Every Thursday Noon - 4pm and 7pm - 9pm
Las Palmas:- Every Wednesday 9am - 11am and 4pm - 6pm
North Tenerife:- Every Monday 1pm - 5pm
South Tenerife:- Every Friday 10am - Noon and 4pm - 6pm
Ryanair has a baggage handlers strike going on right now at Madrid Airport. Although Ryanair announce that workers are now back to work, airline is still on alert. Ryanair adjusted to this strike by giving passengers a choice of landing in another airport, change flight to a different day or fly with no luggage. Perhaps your airline will follow a similar routine or use managers as handlers or bring in scabs.
Old industrial actions for 2014
Iberia Airline Strike
Monday to Friday February 18 - 22
Monday to Friday March 4 - 8
Monday to Friday again March 18 - 22
(No strikes planned for Easter
Sunday March 31, 2014)
February 6, 2013 Flying into Seveille today? Bad news, it's day 8 of a garbage strike. Tons of stinking garbage line city streets.
Busiest air carriers -
Ryanair goes to:-Barcelona, Beauvais, Bergamo, Bologna, Bordeaux, Brussels-South Charleroi, Eindhoven, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, London - Stansted, Marrakesh, Marseille, Palma de Mallorca and Rome - Ciampino
Vueling:-A Coruna, Barcelona, Bilboa, Gran Canaria, Paris - Orly, Tenerife - North, Rome - Fiumicino and Palma de Mallorca
Busiest route:-Paris - Orly - air carriers Vueling and Transavia France.
Strike prone airports:-
Strike prone air carriers:-Air France, TAP Portugal